Presentation on theme: "AARST Foundation Founded November 2012 Received IRS 501 c 3 in May 2013 Contributions to the AARST Foundation are tax deductible."— Presentation transcript:
AARST Foundation Founded November 2012 Received IRS 501 c 3 in May 2013 Contributions to the AARST Foundation are tax deductible
Foundation Purpose The purpose of the Corporation is to provide educational, scientific, charitable and literary resources relating to radon science and radon (radiation) risk reduction for the benefit of the American public and professionals engaged in radon research, education and radiation risk reduction. Research Standards Social Justice $$$ Time
Foundation Officers and Board of Directors Calvin Murphy – President Allied Radon Services, Inc Bill Rounds – Treasurer Landauer, Inc Debbie Kalina – Secretary Radon Pros, LLC Kyle Hoylman – Board Member Protect Environmental Brandy Toft – Board Member Leech Lake Band of Ojibwe Rudy Bess – Board Member Hope Light Foundation Dr Ellyn Hahn – Board Member University of Kentucky
Activities to Date 2013 Introduction of Foundation Bike ride at Symposium in Springfield Booth at Symposium Year end fundraising drive 2014 May – 500 mile bike ride September – Booth at Symposium November – Booth at American Public Health Association conference Looking for other Foundations to partner with for funding
How Can You Help? Make a tax deductible donation Shop on line at
Social Justice Vision No place more uncomfortable than being between a rock and hard place. Why test for radon if don’t have resources to mitigate?
Archer Daniels Midland Foundation Eligibility for ADM Funding Organizations classified as tax-exempt under section 501(c)3 of the U.S. Internal Revenue Code, or international organizations registered as charitable with their particular government, may seek funding from ADM Cares if their objectives involve promoting agricultural development, sound environmental practices, education for children and young adults, maintaining a vibrant community or related topics. Preference will be given to groups in ADM communities that can demonstrate clear, measurable results toward stated objectives and a solid track record of success.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation For more than 40 years, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation has worked to improve the health and health care of all Americans. As the nation's largest philanthropy devoted solely to the public's health, we have a unique capacity and responsibility to address the most pressing health and health care issues facing our society.
Up Coming Event November 2014 – AARST and AARST Foundation participating in American Public Health Association conference in New Orleans. Provide Radon Information Meet with other foundations